Party belongs to wananchi - Waiguru
The United Democratic Alliance Party is a mass movement and which does not belong to any individual, Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru has said.
Waiguru told those hampering utopic notions that UDA was their personal property were only day dreaming since it was the people who own it .
The governor also assured the Deputy President William Ruto that he was more than welcome to the County this Sunday .
Boda boda procession in various parts of Kirinyaga County yesterday in support of Governor Anne Waoguru
She talked to the Media at her Kagio town residence after her supporters went round the county preaching peace and the need to preserve it during and after the forthcoming electioneering period yesterday.
“I want to take this opportunity to urged our supporters to turn out in large numbers this Sunday and accord a warm welcome to our DP William Ruto when he attends a church service at Raimu ACK, in Kirinyaga East Sub County ,”she said.
The governor told those spreading fear and despondency that residents of the county to realise that locals were mature enough to know which political direction to take come the general elections .
“We will not allow anyone to sell fear and despondency to us since we know where we are headed to these coming general elections , “she said.
A section of boda boda riders who traversed across the county yesterday in support of Governor Anne Waiguru's peace initiative ahead of the DP William Ruto's visit to the county this Sunday
The lengthy procession yesterday comprised on Boda Boda riders who were waving placards and singing political songs in praise of the governor .
Waiguru’s decamping from Jubilee to UDA a while ago sent jitters within the Kirinyaga County political circles with the current local Woman Representative Wangui Ngirici to start crying foul.
Wangui who is said to have invested heavily in the formation of UDA felt betrayed by the warn reception the party accorded the defector .
She has insisted she was not tethered to a tree like a goat and was weighing her option .
The leader was also reported in a local daily to have regretted why she had spent too much on the party which had now sidelined her .
The county is in a sharp political focus following the entry of Waiguru into UDA ,Narc Kenya Learder Martha Karua and Wangui all seeking to run for the Kirinyaga gubernatorial seat .